The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 102 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.77% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 4.89% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Ant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
192 225 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.68% 15.73% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 153 163 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region.

Ant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Games
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (20.00%) SOAP
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 2 (20.00%) SOA

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) XQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Jython
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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